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Old 03-31-09, 10:22 PM
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The Foo Ride For Your Life ride.

So who is the best Fooster here? This is how we will find out. The ride is a stage race, which will cover 6,928.7204 miles. Starts in Key West Florida and will end in Inuvik North Western Territories Canada(See Route Map Below.)

Some facts about this race.

Participation is mandatory.
This race isn't about team, it's a solo effort for each of you.
You are only allowed to run the bike you started the race with, unless you have a catastrophic parts/frame failure.
Don't be last across the line at the end of each stage. The last person across the finish line at the end of the day will be subjected to a fate. For example the NJ stage if you finish last you are given as a sacrifice to the Jersey Devil.

There will be a bunch of climbing on the route. Biggest and steepest climbs being in the Brooks Mountain Range. There will be no elimination with that stage. The overall winner will receive a prize.


Did I mention, participation is mandatory.
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Old 03-31-09, 10:24 PM
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How come it doesn't go through California?
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California has their own race already.
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Old 03-31-09, 10:41 PM
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why is this junk a sticky?
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Originally Posted by free_pizza View Post
why is this junk a sticky?
Do we really have to resort to insults?
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Do we really have to resort to insults?
insults? Where?
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Old 03-31-09, 10:52 PM
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Originally Posted by free_pizza View Post
insults? Where?
Calling this thread junk. Dan makes some great threads and I can see potential in this one.
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Old 03-31-09, 11:04 PM
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Are there bonus points if we can finish without using chamois lube?
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I'm not sure why it went around Tennessee instead of following the natural path right through it.
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I'm not sure why it went around Tennessee instead of following the natural path right through it.
Bad vibes, man.
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Can I be the guy that says, "Ready...aim...FIRE!" when the fates for last place are handed out?
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I see it avoids going to hawaii, why is that?
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Just as long as you aren't last.
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I see it avoids going to hawaii, why is that?

No bridge.
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can't we just swim the distance?
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can't we just swim the distance?
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so when is this scheduled for?
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6930miles in 25 days? that's only 277miles a day.
what of the fate of DNF'ers?
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Originally Posted by free_pizza View Post
why is this junk a sticky?

Uh, that should be somewhat obvious.
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Yes.
I'll be performing the "random" inspections, after I'm eliminated on stage 5.

<edit> I'll stick in until we get to the stage that passes within 30 miles of my house. I also don't see where we get inside New jersey.>
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There will be drug tests?
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